Blockchain

uBUCK Signs LOI With Datable to Integrate Loyalty Program Into uBUCK Pay and Flexible Cash Card Into Datable’s Rewards Offerings

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 13, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LiteLink Technologies Inc. (“LiteLink”) (CSE:LLT)(FRA:C0B:FF)(OTC:LLNKF), a leader in digital logistics and payment solutions, has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary uBUCK Technologies SEZC (“uBUCK”) has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with Datable Technology Corp. (TSXV: DAC) (OTC: TTMZF) (“Datable”) to enter into a strategic commercial relationship. […]

Ethereum

ConsenSys Picks Latest 10 Blockchain Startups for Accelerator Program

ConsenSys Ventures, the investment arm of ethereum development studio ConsenSys, has selected 10 blockchain startups for the second cohort of its accelerator program Tachyon. Announcing the news on Monday, ConsenSys Ventures said that the selected startups for the Tachyon 2.0 program are focused on building new blockchain-based solutions across data privacy, encryption, healthcare and decentralized […]

Crypto News

Crypto Firms Flock to Estonia: Is the Country’s E-Residency Program a Giant Loophole for Money-Laundering?

Estonia’s e-Residency program allows location-independent non-citizens and firms to access services such as banking digitally. Cryptocurrency firms have particularly embraced the program warmly with around 600 of them estimated to be registered there currently. Consequently, the Estonian central bank deputy governor, Madis Muller, says the program poses a money-laundering risk In quotes reported by Reuters, […]

Crypto News

US Military’s DARPA Program Hops on the ‘Blockchain Not Bitcoin’ Bandwagon

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is seeking to get a better understanding of permissionless blockchains, but Bitcoin does not appear to be invited to the party. To achieve this enhanced insight into blockchain technology, the US Department of Defense agency has sent out a request for information (RFI) on […]

Altcoins

One [Stable]coin to Rule Them All? Huobi’s New Program Lets Users Swap Between Tokens

Advertisement Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange Huobi Global today introduced an all-in-one stablecoin program called HUSD, which will allow traders to convert between four USD-pegged cryptocurrency tokens. HUSD: Huobi’s All-in-One Stablecoin Solution According to the announcement, the HUSD solution aims to reduce the need to choose between multiple stablecoins, as well as to cut down transaction costs […]

Altcoins

Ethereum Token BAT Posts Major Rally as Brave’s Cryptocurrency Program Enters Beta

Advertisement The cryptocurrency market posted a minor decline on Friday, with bitcoin and most other large-cap assets shedding about one to two percent of their previous-day valuations. Ethereum token BAT, however, managed to resist the market’s gravitational pull and post a major single-day rally. Ethereum Token BAT Hits Two-Month High BAT — short for Basic […]

Crypto News

‘Ripple for Good’: Ripple Commits $100 Million to Social Giving Program

Advertisement Blockchain payments giant Ripple has formally announced its social impact program ‘Ripple for Good’, with donations to exceed $ 105 million for a number of projects already underway. In an announcement today, the San Francisco-based fintech firm said the social giving program will focus on educational projects that further financial inclusion around the world. […]